Faculty Achievement

One College, Limitless Achievement

President Tripathi presenting the State of the University Address.

Home to over 8,100 undergraduate and graduate students, the College of Arts and Sciences is comprised of 422 faculty members and 249 staff members. Between our 29 departments, 16 programs and 23 centers and institutes, we are responsible for teaching over 369,000 UB credit hours each year, including 58 percent of all undergraduate credit hours.

Faculty Achievements

  • 3/19/21
    College of Arts and Sciences faculty member Mitsuaki Shimojo is one of this year’s winners of the President Emeritus and Mrs. Meyerson Award for Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching and Mentoring, the highest university award for undergraduate mentoring.
  • 3/15/21
    The Department of Biological Sciences researcher and senior associate dean for research and sponsored programs is among 65 individuals elected to the American Academy of Microbiology’s 2021 Fellowship Class.
  • 3/24/21
    The Department of History's Sarah Handley-Cousins received the Disability History Association's 2020 Outstanding Book Award for "Bodies in Blue: Disability in the Civil War North."
  • 1/11/21
    Elizabeth Otto's "Haunted Bauhaus" has won the Northeast Popular & American Culture Association’s 2020 Peter C. Rollins Book Prize.

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